WHO WE ARE
The Yampa Valley Community Foundation is the primary source for philanthropic resources and education for donors and nonprofit organizations in Northwest Colorado. We promote thoughtful, individualized charitable giving and create endowments that have meaningful impact in the Yampa Valley.
Healthy communities rely on quality nonprofit organizations, and quality nonprofits rely on sustainable funding. We are proud to support our local nonprofit ecosystem through our annual Community Grant Cycle, which recognizes and rewards nonprofit programs that are creating meaningful change in our communities.
Million Granted to date
Thousand 2016 Grants
Million 2015 assets
LATEST NEWS & EVENTS
Campaign encourages new donors to support their favorite local trailsCampaign encourages new donors to support their favorite local trails The Trail Maintenance Endowment Fund is launching a new social media campaign challenging locals to highlight their favorite trails and encourage others to donate. An anonymous donor will match up to $5,000 from donors who have not yet given to the fund. The...
Scholarship Stories from the ValleyThe Yampa Valley Community Foundation awarded $90,600 in 73 scholarships for the 2017-18 school year that will assist Yampa Valley students seeking both technical and 4-year degrees. YVCF has the pleasure to sit down with several students for our newest feature “Scholarship Stories in the Yampa Valley”. Caylee Hood
21 SepHistoric Storytelling
Historic Storytelling Thu. Sep. 21, 2017 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Steamboat Springs Community Center, 1605 Lincoln Avenue Join the staff from the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum for a walk-through history as they share their insights into the pioneer experience of women who homesteaded the American West. The presenter, in period costume, will...Read More
21 SepPlate & Pint Fundraiser
Plate & Pint Fundraiser Thu. Sep. 21, 2017 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Butcherknife Brewery, 2875 Elk River Road Join the Community Agriculture Alliance for local food appetizers, beer sampling and a fun Bare Legs & Boots competition. Proceeds will benefit Community Agriculture Alliance. For additional info, please contact Michele Meyer, firstname.lastname@example.org.Read More
21 SepIMPACT100- Opening Party
The concept is simple: 100 people donate $100 and collectively make an impact with a grant of $10,000. IMPACT100 mobilizes the next generation to support initiatives that make our community a better place. Each season has four social events that include a delicious catered meal including beer & wine in uniquely beautiful...Read More